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Jamaican Music Legend CARLOS MALCOLM live on Crsradio

12 March 2017 Blogroll


Carlos Malcolm (born c. 1934) is a Jamaican trombonist, percussionist and bandleader who was most popular in the late 1950s and 1960s.Carlos Malcolm was born in Panama c. 1935[1] to Jamaican parents and grew up in Kingston. His father, Wilfred Malcolm, went to Panama and worked as a bookkeeper in the Panama Canal Zone. He became a prominent business man in the city of Colon, established homes in both countries and sent his five children back to Jamaica to be educated. Having studied the liturgy and music of the Anglican (Episcopalian) Church, Wilfred Malcolm was an Anglican church choir director for many years. He also played trombone in the “Jazz Aristocrats”, a Panamanian Dixieland band for which he was manager, and he took the band to Jamaica in 1936


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